Fenwick Represents Workday in its Acquisition of Platfora

Fenwick & West represented Workday, Inc. (NYSE: WDAY), a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for human resource and finance, in its definitive agreement to acquire Platfora, a leading provider of operational analytics and data discovery tools. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The acquisition will enable Workday to continually enhance their analytics capabilities. More information about Workday’s acquisition of Platfora can be obtained from the company announcement.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate lawyers Greg Roussel, Jeff Vetter, Julie Van den Bergh, Victoria Lupu and Hans Andersson; technology transactions lawyers Stephen Gillespie and Joseph Schenck; executive compensation and employee benefits lawyers Scott Spector, Elizabeth Gartland and Mona Clee; tax lawyers Adam Halpern and Sophia Huang; and intellectual property lawyer Emily Bullis.